The Florida Equal Justice Center, which represents low-income immigrants, along with the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County and Florida Legal Services, filed a lawsuit on behalf of eight Guatemalans who were evicted from their homes in Lake Worth along with their children or grandchildren.
For their collaborative project, the Florida Equal Justice Center, the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, and Florida Institutional Legal Services received The Florida Bar Foundation's 2010 Steven M.
Ave Maria Grant: Ave Maria School of Law has been awarded a $13,000 grant from The Florida Bar Foundation for its Public Service Fellows Program, used to provide financial assistance for students working in legal aid organizations in Southwest Florida this summer, including Legal Aid Service of Collier County, the Lee County Legal Aid Society, and the Florida Equal Justice Center
. Ave Maria second-year student Jacqueline Shilling also received a Legal Services Summer Fellowship from the Foundation and will work at Florida Rural Legal Services in Ft.